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Autism Investment Conference 2014

Wednesday, March 5, 2014 - 16:50
Autism Speaks Chief Science Officer Rob Ring sits down with Google Ventures' Krishna Yeshwant to discuss autism-related opportunities in the small business sector and medical industries. Read about their conversation in the San Francisco Business Times here. For complete coverage of Autism More...
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 - 14:44
The second day of the 2014 Autism Speaks Autism Investment Conference opened with a focus on residential support for adults on the autism spectrum. “Adults with autism deserve the opportunity to live independent and fulfilling lives as contributing members of society,” said moderator More...
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 - 17:32
Today at the Autism Speaks Autism Investment Conference, app developers met to discuss tablet and smart phone applications designed to enhance communication, social skills and daily planning for individuals affected by autism. “Today, the phrase ‘there’s an app for that’ More...
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 - 11:10
A variety of components were discussed on Day 2 at the Housing Needs session of the Autism Investment Conference. The session, which was monitored by Autism Speaks Executive Vice President of Programs and Services Lisa Goring, featured four companies as well as three panelists. Each panelist is an More...
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 - 17:00
The second day of the 2014 Autism Speaks Autism Investment Conference closed with a focus on the need for more employment opportunities for teens and adults with autism. “Adults with autism have an estimated 90 percent unemployment rate,” said moderator Leslie Long, Autism Speaks More...
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 - 08:11
    John Lyman, head of partnerships for Google for Entrepreneurs, delivered the Day 1 keynote address at Autism Speaks 2014 Autism Investment Conference, in San Francisco, March 4. "Let me describe how Google thinks about new services and products," he said.... For complete More...
Tuesday, March 4, 2014 - 20:37
  Researchers, product developers and investors met to showcase and discuss innovative technology for managing autism-related wandering at a special session of the Autism Speaks Autism Investment Conference, in San Francisco today. Close to half of children with autism wander from safety. More...
Tuesday, March 4, 2014 - 17:30
Today, Autism Speaks convened its second annual Autism Investment Conference, in San Francisco. Building on the success of last year’s inaugural conference, this year’s meeting is dedicated to advancing the delivery of products and services that improve quality of life for individuals More...
Tuesday, March 4, 2014 - 13:50
Autism Speaks President Liz Feld welcomes participants to Autism Speaks second annual Autism Investment Conference, at the Bentley Reserve, in San Francisco. The conference is dedicated to the development and delivery of products and services that can improve – and in some cases transform More...
Sunday, March 2, 2014 - 10:28
Today on CNBC, enterprise “Big Money” reporter Lawrence Delevingne shines a spotlight this week’s Autism Speaks Autism Investment Conference, in San Francisco. “The big money is starting to take notice of investment opportunities that both could generate profits and help the More...